Maine Yarn Podcast – Shownotes

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Episode 24 – Friends Don’t Let Friends Knit Drunk

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Contact Info:

Show notes (here!)

Jenn on Ravelry: FlecksOfFiber

Jenn on Instagram: JennInMaine

Jenn on Twitter: JennFleck

Jenn on GoodReads: JennFleck

Jenn’s Blog: Flecks of Fiber

Julie on Ravelry: Woulley

Julie on Instagram: Woulley

Finished Objects:

Julie: Socks and more socks.

WIPs:

Jenn:  What the Fade, and Caleb’s socks.

Julie:  Wallaby, and socks.

For the Wallaby KAL use #WallabyKAL and #MaineYarnPodcast on Instagram.  And post on Ravelry too.

What we want to knit on next:

Jenn: Good Karma Farm Pullover, and Master Knitter Level 2.

Julie: MORE socks, weaving, and sewing

Giveaway drawing:

From Wags and Wool.  Listen to see if you were the winner!

 

Episode 23 – Looming Projects

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Contact Info:

Show notes (here!)

Jenn on Ravelry: FlecksOfFiber

Jenn on Instagram: JennInMaine

Jenn on Twitter: JennFleck

Jenn on GoodReads: JennFleck

Jenn’s Blog: Flecks of Fiber

Julie on Ravelry: Woulley

Julie on Instagram: Woulley

Finished Objects:

Julie: Socks

Jenn:  Uniform Cardigan and Socks using Custom Socks: Knit to Fit Your Feet.

WIPs:

Jenn: Wallaby, What the Fade, Mandala Madness, and Christmas Stocking.

Julie:  Wallaby, and socks.

For the Wallaby KAL use #WallabyKAL and #MaineYarnPodcast on Instagram.  And post on Ravelry too.

What we want to knit on next:

Jenn: Good Karma Farm Pullover, and Master Knitter Level 2.

Julie: MORE socks, and sewing blankets

Making Stuff: 

Jenn’s sewing projects:

https://www.textillia.com/members/flecksoffiber/projects/purse

https://www.textillia.com/members/flecksoffiber/projects/matching-wallet

https://www.textillia.com/members/flecksoffiber/projects/minecraft-t

https://www.textillia.com/members/flecksoffiber/projects/bird-shirt

https://www.textillia.com/members/flecksoffiber/projects/homecoming-dress

Giveaway:

From Wags and Wool

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Episode 22 – Road Tripping It

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Contact Info:

Show notes (here!)

Jenn on Ravelry: FlecksOfFiber

Jenn on Instagram: JennInMaine

Jenn on Twitter: JennFleck

Jenn on GoodReads: JennFleck

Jenn’s Blog: Flecks of Fiber

Julie on Ravelry: Woulley

Julie on Instagram: Woulley

Finished Objects:

Julie: Socks

WIPs:

Jenn:  Uniform Cardigan, and Wallaby

Julie:  Wallaby, and more socks

For the Wallaby KAL use #WallabyKAL and #MaineYarnPodcast on Instagram.  And post on Ravelry too.

What we want to knit on next:

Anny Blatt

Out and About: 

Maine Yarn Cruise

Episode 21 – Knit Your Own Adventure

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Sorry, I seem to have lost the show notes.  😦

Episode 20 – Maine Yarn Cruise

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Contact Info:

Show notes (here!)

Jenn on Ravelry: FlecksOfFiber

Jenn on Instagram: JennInMaine

Jenn on Twitter: JennFleck

Jenn on GoodReads: JennFleck

Jenn’s Blog: Flecks of Fiber

Julie on Ravelry: Woulley

Julie on Instagram: Woulley

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Comfort Fade Cardi and Artist Tee

WIPs:

Jenn:  Uniform CardiganWallaby, and Tranquil Mist.

Julie:  Pierside Cardigan, Wallaby, On the Fly Fingerless Mitts, and These Will Be Socks.

For the Wallaby KAL use #WallabyKAL and #MaineYarnPodcast on Instagram.  And post on Ravelry too.

Out and About: 

Maine Yarn Cruise

Getting Technical:

Julie’s Slouchy Summer Cowl

Giveaway:

Kraemer YarnsMother Earth Wrap kit

Post what your working on to Instagram with the hashtag #MaineYarnPodcast

Episode 19 – Kinda Maine-like

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Julie: On-the-fly fingerless mitts

Jenn: Forgot to mention my Artist Tee!!  We’ll talk about that next time.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Comfort Fade Cardi,  What the Fade, Wallaby, and Tranquil Mist.

Julie:  Pierside Cardigan and Wallaby.

For the Wallaby KAL use #WallabyKAL and #MaineYarnPodcast on Instagram.  And post on Ravelry too.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: Curls in Kitten, and Uniform Sew and Knit.

Julie: Cycling Cuffs.

Out and About: 

Maine Yarn Cruise

Giveaway:

Roving from Wool is Why.

Episode 18 – Sweater Town

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Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Julie: A hat and a chemo cap.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Artist Tee, Comfort Fade Cardi, Speckle and Pop, What the Fade, and Mandala Madness.

Julie:  Pierside Cardigan, Northwoods Hat, and Wallaby.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: Curls in Kitten.

Julie: Eyeblink, and Cycling Cuffs.

Out and About: 

Vogue Knitting Destinations

Giveaway:

Roving from Wool is Why.

Episode 17 – WIPpiness

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: ADVENTurous Wrap

Julie: Pleated Skirt,Eyelet Ponchini (with Universal Yarn Bamboo Bloom Hand Paints), and a hat.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Artist Tee, Comfort Fade Cardi, and Mandala Madness.

Julie:  Tranquil Mist,  Ring of Fire,  and Wallaby.

What we want to work on next:

Julie: EyeblinkCycling Cuffs, and Northwoods hat.

Book Review:

Making

Giveaway:

Goosey Sock in Wrinkle in Time giveaway winner was announced.

Episode 16 – A pain in the neckline

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Crochet Hat

Julie: Hat, hat, hat, hat, and hat.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Artist Tee, Speckle and PopADVENTurous Wrap, and a crocheted hat.

Julie:  Tranquil MistPleated SkirtRing of Fire, Eyelet Ponchini, and a hat.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: Comfort fade cardi

Julie: EyeblinkCycling Cuffs, and Northwoods hat.

Giveaway:

Goosey Sock in Mandrake giveaway winner was announced.

Next giveaway will be for Goosey Sock in Wrinkle in Time!

Episode 15 – Sparkly Poop

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Artist TeeRing of FireMandala Madness, What the Fade?!, Brio Garter Hat, and a crocheted hat.

Julie:  Tranquil MistPleated SkirtRing of Fire, and hats.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: More hats, and Special Olympics Scarf.

Julie: Eyeblink, Steven Be ponchini adaptation, Cycling Cuffs, and more hats.

Random Thoughts:

https://www.twoupproductions.com/shows/limetown

Out and About:

Brioche class with Susan Dewey

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Giveaway:

Interpretations Vol 1 giveaway winner was announced.

Next giveaway will be for Goosey Sock in Mandrake!

Episode 14 – As Yet Untitled

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Crochet Hat

WIPs:

Jenn:  Artist TeeTranquil MistMandala Madness, and a crocheted hat.

Julie:  Tranquil MistPleated Skirt and Pierside Cardigan.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: Speckle and Pop, What the Fade? with Goosey Fibers, and Special Olympics Scarf.

Julie: Eyeblink, Steven Be ponchini adaptation, and Cycling Cuffs.

Out and About:

Steven Be Studio

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Giveaway:

Pattern giveaway winner was announced.

Next giveaway will be for a copy of Interpretations Vol 1.

Episode 13 – Secret Knitting

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Building Blocks

WIPs:

Jenn:  Artist TeeTranquil MistMandala Madness, and a crocheted hat.

Julie:  Tranquil MistPleated Skirt and Pierside Cardigan.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: Spiral Celtic Shawl, Mystery Stole, and sewing.

Julie: Eyeblink, Steven Be ponchini adaptation.

Random Thoughts:

Cool Kickstarter Project

Out and About:

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Giveaway:

Birdie’s Knits Organic Cotton winner was announced.

New giveaway for a pattern of your choice.

Episode 12 – A Million Billion Stitches

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Julie: Featherweight Cardigan, and Slouchy Summer Cowl.

Jenn: Lightweight Pullover.  Forgot to mention on the podcast that I also finished the Building Blocks!

WIPs:

Jenn:  Artist TeeTranquil Mist, and Mandala Madness.

Julie:  Pleated Skirt and Pierside Cardigan.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: Spiral Celtic Shawl and sewing.

Julie: Klosi long vest/waistcoat design, Tranquil mist shawl, Steven Be ponchini adaptation.

Out and About:

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Giveaway:

Seven Sisters Yarn and an Eggemoggin Gansey Hat pattern winner was announced.

New giveaway for Birdie’s Knits Organic Cotton.

Episode 11 – Find the Light

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Julie: Featherweight Cardigan, and woven scarf.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Building Blocks, Tranquil MistLightweight Pullover, and Mandala Madness.

Julie:  Pleated Skirt and Birdie Knit’s Cowl.

What we want to work on next:

Jenn: Steven Be project and sewing.

Julie: Klosi long vest/waistcoat design, Tranquil mist shawl, Pierside CardiganSteven Be ponchini adaptation.

Random Thoughts:

Stitches

New technology!

“Whatever makes you happy”

Out and About:

Fiber Frolic

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Giveaway:

Seven Sisters Yarn and an Eggemoggin Gansey Hat pattern.

Episode 10 – Unraveling

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Lightweight PulloverMandala Madness, and Coddiwomple.

Julie:  Featherweight Cardigan.

What we want to work on next:

Pierside Cardigan in Tess Yarns or something from Knit Wit

Random Thoughts:

What makes you happy

Out and About:

Stitches United

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Episode 9 – Trading Personalities

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Julie: Northwoods Hat

WIPs:

Jenn:  Lightweight Pullover, Mandala Madness, and Brio-Garter Hat.

Julie:  Pleated Skirt, and Featherweight Cardigan.

What we want to work on next:

Pierside Cardigan in Tess Yarns or something from Knit Wit

Random Thoughts:

Knitting for Others

March Mayhem

Out and About:

Stitches United

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Episode 8 – The Year of the Skirt

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Pleated Skirt

WIPs:

Jenn:  Building Blocks Shawl, Lightweight Pullover, Mandala Madness, and Brio-Garter Hat.

Julie: Northwoods HatPleated Skirt, and Featherweight Cardigan.

Out and About:

Stitches United

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

SPA Weekend

Episode 7 – A Hat Kick and Some Mittens

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Baa-ble Hat, Slouchy Hat.

Julie: Building Blocks Shawl, Mittens, Mittens, Mittens, Mittens, Slip Stitch Cowl.

WIPs:

Jenn:  Pleated SkirtKumara Staggered Cable Cowl, and Brio-Garter Hat.

Julie:Pleated Skirt, and Featherweight Cardigan.

Thinking about Knitting: 

Roositud Sweater Dress

Maine Knits Book

Texture Book

Out and About:

Stitches United

Lighthouse Knitting Guild

Episode 6 – Schwyzerduetsch

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Weather Blanket.

Julie: Mittens.

WIPs:

Jenn: Mandala MadnessPleated SkirtKumara Staggered Cable Cowl, and Baa-ble Hat.

Julie: Building BlocksPleated Skirt, and Featherweight Cardigan.

Thinking about Knitting: 

Roositud Sweater Dress

Maine Knits Book

Texture Book

Out and About:

Stitches United

Giveaway Prize donated by Knit Wit:

Episode 5 – Conjugating Brioche

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Coastal Gradient Cowl.

WIPs:

Jenn: Mandala MadnessBuilding Blocks, Pleated Skirt, and Lightweight Pullover.

Julie: Building Blocks, Pleated Skirt, and Featherweight Cardigan.

Thinking about Knitting: 

Jenn has tech edited: Bentley Cardigan, and Chevronic Hero.

Local Vendors We Discussed:

Locally made nail polish – Anchor and Heart

Local Yarn Store – Knit Wit

Local Yarn/Wine Store – Fiber and Vine

Local Designer – The Brown Stitch

LuLaRoe Leggings – LuLaRoe

Alpaca Farm – Shadow Hill Alpacas

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Episode 4 – The Stitch that Became Self-Aware

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Ravelry group

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

Finished Objects:

Jenn: Pokeball, Pikachu, and Crochet Shawl.

WIPs:

Jenn: Coastal Gradient, Pleated Skirt, and Lightweight Pullover.

Julie: Pleated Skirt, and Featherweight Cardigan.

Thinking about Knitting: 

We will both be doing the Steven West MKAL.  Join us!

Julie would like to knit a Thick and Thin Scarf and an Entrelac Cowl.

Jenn would also like to knit the Enchanted Mesa, Mandala Madness, and Askews Me Sweater.

Book Review: 

Cozy Fashion Accents by Becky Stevens.

Giveaway:

Tell us about your own knitastrophe next in our contest thread to win a copy of Cozy Fashion Accents!

DIY Fashion Accents

Episode 3 – Pimp my Ruler

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We now have a Ravelry group for the podcast.  Stop by and say hello!

Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

WIPs:

Jenn: Crochet Cowl in Jazz Handz Fusion Fiber, Sebago Summer, Angelina, Lightweight Pullover, Pleated Skirt, and Weather Blanket.

Julie: Pleated Skirt, and Featherweight Cardigan.

Thinking about Knitting: 

We will both be doing the Steven West MKAL.  Join us!

Jenn would also like to knit the Enchanted Mesa, and some Pokemon.

Spinning:

Jenn was spinning some merino from Port Fiber.

Master Knitter:

Jenn passed her Level 1 Master Knitter work.

Book Review: 

The Knitter’s Handy Book of Patterns by Ann Budd.

Giveaway:

Tell us what you want to knit next in our contest thread to win one of 3 Ann Budd Knits rulers.

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Episode 2 – Hot and Sweatery

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Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

The local knitting guild: Lighthouse Knitting Guild of Maine.

Finished Objects:

Julie: Cycling Cuffs, and sample knit.

Jenn: 2016 Cowl, Little Coastal Pullover, and Volleyball Illusion.

WIPs:

Jenn: Crochet Cowl in Jazz Handz Fusion Fiber, Lightweight Pullover, and weaving.

Julie: Baby socks, and Featherweight Cardigan.

Thinking about Knitting: 

Ann Budd’s Pleated Skirt Class at KnitWit.

Julie’s first knitted skirt: Zigzagger.

Books:

Knitter’s Almanac by Elizabeth Zimmerman.

Designing:

Julie’s Cardigan: Anstruther.

Contact Info:

Show notes (here!)

Jenn on Ravelry: FlecksOfFiber

Jenn on Instagram: JennInMaine

Jenn on Twitter: JennFleck

Jenn on GoodReads: JennFleck

Jenn’s Blog: Flecks of Fiber

Julie on Ravelry: Woulley

Julie on Instagram: Woulley

Episode 1 – Welcome!

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Your Hosts: Julie Nye and Jenn Fleck.

The yarn shop in CT where Jenn learned to knit is Creative Fibers.

The local knitting guild: Lighthouse Knitting Guild of Maine.

Finished Objects:

Julie: Boothbay by Hannah Fettig in Quince and Co. Lark.

Jenn: Chutes and Ladders Cowl in Lion Brand Hometown USA.  Based on my work in Aroha Knits Initiate Knit Design Challenge.

WIPs:

Jenn: Village Sweater Wrap by Romi Hill in Anzula Cloud.

Julie: Featherweight by Hannah Fettig in Quince and Co. Finch.

Jenn: KnitWit 2016 Cowl in Quince and Co. Chickadee.

Thinking about Knitting: 

Julie: Entrelac Scarf

Books:

Knitlandia by Clara Parks.

Designing:

Barlett Yarns

Halcyon Yarn

Jenn’s design – Chutes and Ladders Cowl

Contact Info:

Show notes (here!)

Jenn on Ravelry: FlecksOfFiber

Jenn on Instagram: JennInMaine

Jenn on Twitter: JennFleck

Jenn on GoodReads: JennFleck

Jenn’s Blog: Flecks of Fiber

Julie on Ravelry: Woulley

Julie on Instagram: Woulley

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